Author Archives: Chuck Tatham

Cirba and Dell Infrastructure Consulting Services enable customers to optimize virtual and cloud infrastructure with capacity control

Back in 2013 Dell Global Services decided that it needed to modernize its approach to advising customers on infrastructure modernization, transformation and management.    Virtualization had penetrated many customer environments significantly and they were struggling less with transformation and more with … Continue reading

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Cirba’s New Reservation Console Automates VM Routing and Capacity Bookings

Every industry that relies on the sharing of resources, such as hotels, airlines, and rental companies leverages a reservation system to make sure they optimize the use of their assets. Or, in other words, “match supply and demand”. Our customers … Continue reading

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What is the Right Utilization Target for Virtual & Internal Cloud Infrastructure? Do you know?

I’ll throw it out there – raw utilization measures are useless in determining the efficiency or effectiveness of a virtualization initiative or the ongoing management of virtualized infrastructure. As long as we have had distributed computing there has been an … Continue reading

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